The light color of 2011 is evident in this bottling. It follows through to a soft, rounded, fruity wine that is lightly textured. Acidity and juicy red fruits offer a wine that is drinkable now.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.